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Doing business in Paraguay

A selection of articles, books and online resources to help you explore the key issues for doing business in Paraguay.

Key data

Ease of Doing Business in Paraguay
Summary of comprehensive annual data collated by the World Bank giving key indicators for business and economic conditions.

Guides

Paraguay company registration
Comprehensive guide produced by Healy Consultants explaining company structures and business entity types, fees and timelines for incorporation, accounting and tax in this jurisdiction and comparisons with other countries in the region.

Overseas Business Risk - Paraguay
Report from UK Trade & Investment and the Foreign & Commonwealth Office looking at potential risks for UK businesses operating in this country. It includes economic and political risks, human rights issues, bribery and corruption, terrorism, intellectual property and organised crime.

Paraguay: Guide to Doing Business
Guide published in 2017 by Lex Mundi covering the legal and business environment in Paraguay. Includes sections on investment incentives, company formation, environmental regulations, labour legislation, intellectual property and taxation.

Doing Business in Latin America
Guide prepared by Moore Stephens member firms on doing business with or in this region, covering Paraguay. It also provides useful information for those living and working in Paraguay either temporarily or permanently. Published in December 2015.

Exporting

On our Exporting to Paraguay page you can find export guides, trade forecasts and economic and political updates.

Corporate governance

European Corporate Governance Institute
The European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) aims to provide 'a forum for debate and dialogue between academics, legislators and practitioners, focusing on major corporate governance issues and thereby promoting best practice'. The ECGI website also provides a directory of national Corporate Governance Codes, Principles & Recommendations.

Latin American Corporate Governance Roundtable
Forum established by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Publications include a practical guide and case studies available in English, Portuguese and Spanish.

Law and regulation

Doing Business law library
World Bank
Collection of business laws and regulations from economies around the world, linking to official government sources. Topics include company law, labour, tax and trade.

Embassies and consulates

Publications

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Articles and books in the Library collection

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